Taxi driver fined $25K for refusing to pick up black family


By theGrio

Cynthia Jordan

A taxi driver in New York City has been fined after a black family claimed that he would not pick them up but then went on to allow two white women to get into his taxi.

According to DNAinfo, Cynthia Jordan, the woman who was denied a ride, claims that the taxi driver, Cabbie Baqir Raza, told her and her two daughters that he was off-duty when they tried to hail his taxi, even …read more

Via:: The Grio